CT5017: Multimedia Web Development


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CT5017: Multimedia Web Development

Module Title Multimedia Web Development
Module Code CT5017
Module Tutor Zayd Dawood
School Business School
CAT Points 30
Level of Study 5
Brief Description This module builds on the time based digital media and design techniques from level 4 and develops the scripting skills needed to provide users with the means to control audio or visual media delivered via the web or other means on a variety of platforms.
Indicative Syllabus The module covers scripting and programming techniques necessary to develop web based applications, including controlling 2D and 3D objects, audio, video and the interface with external devices which may provide data in real-time.
Learning Outcomes A student passing this module should be able to:
  1. develop high-level plans for script solutions for the web and evaluate the post-production outcome,
  2. design scripts to meet given interface and media control requirements,
  3. use variables, properties and other code elements appropriately to implement the code design,
  4. devise, carry out and evaluate functional test strategies of web design and applications,
  5. implement and evaluate techniques for the installation of web applications and delivery via various channels,
  6. explain the principles of technologies which support media production and delivery on a variety of platforms.
Learning and Teaching Activities Scheduled Contact Hours: 72
Independent Learning Hours: 228
Assessment (For further details see the Module Guide) 001: 50% Coursework: Individual, standard written: 2000 words or equivalent
002: 50% Coursework: Individual, standard written: 2000 words or equivalent
Special Assessment Requirements
Indicative Resources The current reading list can be found in the Module Guide, which your lecturer should make available via Moodle.

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